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Assessment Quiz
Manuel and Rita - The Holiday
The Children's Own Readers - Book Three

Analysis Key
Note: There is no indirect object in this selection.

Words in S or V slots 24 x 3 ea. =  72
Complements 5 (x 1 + 1) =  10
Adj., Adv., + Prep. Phrases  x 1 ea.  18
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1. So Juan was "It." (PN)

2. Mother and the children climbed {into the two-wheeled carriage}.
 

carriage Obj. of prep. "into"; pp. is adv. to "climbed"
two-wheeled Adj. to "carriage"

3. {In some} {of the fields} the rice was ripe (PA).
 

some Obj. of prep. "In"; pp. is adv. to "was"
fields Obj. of prep "of"; pp. is adj. to "some"

4. {On the back} {of the carriage} he hung a lighted lantern (DO).
 

back Obj. of prep. "On"; pp. is adv. to "hung"
carriage Obj. of prep "of"; pp. is adj. to "back"
lighted Adj. to "lantern"

5. Juan had to hop {to each stick}, pick it (DO) up, and hop back {with it} {to the stone}.
 

stick Obj. of prep. "to"; pp. is adv. to "had to hop"
up Adv. to "pick"
it (2nd)  Obj. of prep. "with"; pp is adv. to "hop"
stone Obj. of prep. "to"; pp is adv. to "hop"

6. Finally the road left the ocean (DO), and ran along {between fields and fields} {of rice}.
 

Finally Adv. to "left"
fields (2nd) Obj. of prep. "between"; pp. is adv. to "ran"
rice Obj. of prep "of"; pp. is adj. to "fields"

7. *You* Wake up!

8. The squealing {of the pig} could be heard {above the shouts} {of laughter} {of the boys}.
 

pig Obj. of prep. "of"; pp. is adj. (or adv.) to "squealing"
shouts Obj. of prep "above"; pp. is adv. to "could be heard"
laughter Obj. of prep. "of"; pp. is adj. to "shouts"
boys Obj. of prep "of"; pp. is adj. to "laughter" and/or "shouts"